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April 22, 1974 Table Of Contents

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Wee Gary

WEE GARY SPRINGS HIS TRAP

While Jack Nicklaus and the young lions of pro golf were keeping a wary eye on each other last week, Gary Player went blasting past them to capture his second Masters

By Dan Jenkins

HEAVY WEATHER IN THE SLOT

It blew up a gale of controversy around hockey's premier scorer, Esposito of Boston, as the Bruins tripped Toronto

By Mark Mulvoy

IT WAS DEATH IN THE AFTERNOON

But not for the Bulls of Chicago. After years of trying to get past the first round of the playoffs, they finally made it, led by a most unlikely hero who should have been wearing another team's uniform

By Peter Carry

Georgy-Porgy

NOW GEORGY-PORGY RUNS AWAY

Little girls sue for the right to play and some Little Leaguers threaten to quit playing. Here is an explanation of what it's actually all about

By Frank Deford

Dandy Don

THE DEFECTION OF DANDY DON

Restless in his snappish role on the Monday Night Freak Show, Meredith has changed networks and hopes to make another entrance under a new billing that calls for less bile

By Edwin Shrake

Speedway

SPRUCING UP AN OLD SPEEDWAY

Rebuilding the Brickyard is a game that any number can play and the result is a grander future back home in Indiana

TO START OUT, DIG IN

By Gwilym S. Brown

Maverick

MAVERICK HEAD OF AN ODD STATE

A different drum rolls for the people of Massachusetts; Francis Sargent hears it loud and clear

By Robert H. Boyle

People

PEOPLE

By Harold Peterson

Baseball

Looking for a place to play

Kansas City had a problem in young Jim Wohlford, a fine hitter who could not field. Solution? He went back down to the minors and learned how

By Pat Putnam

THE WEEK

By Joe Jares

Lacrosse

Statesmen are big shots

Foregoing traditional finesse in favor of the fast break and volume shooting, tiny Hobart is swamping opponents under a torrent of goals

By Joe Marshall

Track & Field

Mary, Mary, not contrary

Only 15, little Miss Decker has gained poise to match her status

By Anita Verschoth

For The Record

A roundup of the week April 8-14

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Jack Meyers

SCORECARD

Edited by Andrew Crichton

CREDITS

FACES IN THE CROWD